Cell and Tissue Biology

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Studies of the expression of subunits α2 and β1 of Na+/K+-ATPase, α1S (L-type) Ca2+-channel, and SERCA 1/2/3 of Ca2+-ATPase of phasic and postural rat muscles in a model of hypogravity using the method of fluorescent microscopy

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Abstract

Using fluorescent microscopy, we found decreased expression of the β1 subunit of Na+/K+-ATPase and subunits of Ca2+-ATPase, increased expression of the α1S subunit of the L-type Ca2+-channel, and no changes in the expression of the α2 subunit of Na+/K+-ATPase in rat postural muscle under the conditions of modeled hypogravity. In the phasic muscle, we observed decreased expression of the β1 subunit, which was similar to that found in the postural muscle, whereas the other studied parameters remained without alterations. However, a decrease in the fluorescence intensity of the β1 subunit was insignificant due to a high variability of data. Thus, hypogravity negatively influenced primarily those skeletal muscles that are responsible for static load.

Keywords

Na+/K+-ATPase Ca2+-ATPase L-type Ca2+-channel hypogravity skeletal muscle 

Abbreviations

m. EDL

extensor digitorum longus muscle

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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. F. Nurullin
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • O. V. Tyapkina
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • E. M. Volkov
    • 2
  1. 1.Kazan Institute of Biochemistry and Biophysics, Kazan Scientific CenterRussian Academy of SciencesKazan, TatarstanRussia
  2. 2.Ministry of Healthcare of the Russian FederationKazan State Medical UniversityKazan, TatarstanRussia
  3. 3.Kazan (Privolzhskii) Federal UniversityKazan, TatarstanRussia

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